Volume : 4, Issue : 4, MAR 2020

LIBRARY AS INFORMATION CENTER CATALYZE TO INDUCE JOYFUL LEARNING IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS

Amal Sankar Mukherjee

Abstract

School library is the resource center or information center for the students in secondary standards in school. Very often it is found that the students or learners only go to the library just to get the books as prescribed by their teachers in class but role of library in school is not so insignificant like this. It is the perfect catalytic domain which can accelerate the interest of the learners in their subject and related subject if they are properly guided, instructed within library. The learners do not go to library enforced by the teacher only to get books but they go there out of their regular interest to clear out their doubts in any part of the content and also to explore their subjective concept with newer and newer thoughts and knowledge through books and other informative media, generating joyful learning. This study is a survey based study was done on science students of class IX, X of English medium secondary students to identify catalytic impact of school library on them and it is found that lots of changes had occurred among them using library as friend and guide in joyful learning.

Keywords

Library, Information center, Joyful learning.

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